Larry Toms

August 27, 1951 ~ October 23, 2020 (age 69)


Private Family (50 maximum) Graveside service Friday, November 6, 2020 at 1:00 p.m at the Chapel of White's Funeral and Cremation Services. Interment Evergreen Burial Park. Family will receive flowers at funeral home.

Larry Darnell (LT) Toms

Larry, age 69, passed away on Friday, October 23, at McNaughten Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Columbus, Ohio following a long-termed illness. 

Larry was born August 27, 1951 in Radford, Virginia to Arthur and Laura Toms. The family soon relocated to Columbus Ohio. 

Larry attended Eastmoor High School and was a long-time resident of the Shepard community where he had many lifelong friends.  He enjoyed landscaping, working outdoors, working on cars, and sitting outside listening to oldies R&B music on his boom box.  He will be missed by family, friends, and neighbors.

Larry is preceded in death by his Father:  Arthur Toms; and Brother: Melvin Toms.

He leaves to cherish his memory Mother: Laura Toms; Sister: Shirley Toms; Son: Chaffon (Demicha) Rankin; Grandchildren: Chayla Rankin; Chloe Rankin Nephew:  Bradley Toms (NY); Niece:  Coyla Gray-Black; Uncle:  Andrew Dow (Tennessee); A huge number of cousins and special friend John Long.

The family would like to acknowledge the following organizations for the support,  professional care, and excellent service they devoted to Larry and our family: McNaughten Pointe Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, Bella Care Hospice, OSU East Hospital and White’s Funeral and Cremation Services.


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Private Committal

White's Funeral & Cremation Services Chapel
867 S. James Road
Columbus, OH 43227

Interment following funeral service
November 6, 2020

Evergreen Burial Park
1401 Woodland Avenue
Columbus, OH 43219

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